Jan 9, 2013 4:00am EST
on the stands and culture of the swiss bank. >>> then we'll head to detroit for the latest on boeing after fuel leaks and a fire involving their 787 dreamliners and a boston airport. >> and oil, as well. >>> asia demand is growing, the oil price may act as a break in the world economy. the energy revolution will have a global impact in oil flows toward asia. and the global shift is underpinned by huge energy investments. we are going to be talking about u.s. energy. >> yeah -- exactly. we're also seeing reports about how u.s. oil import will be at the lowest in 25 years. there is a change afoot. >> i guess that's what the iea head is saying, asia is going to take more of the u.s. demand. >>> to earnings. yes, alcoa swung to a fourth quarter profit matching forecasts. results were helped by stabilizing raw aluminum prices. higher prices and cost cutting. revenues down 1.5% to $5.9 billion. that did beat estimates. alcoa is also slightly boosting its 2013 global demand forecast from 6.5% to 7%. kleinfeld says growth in china is coming back and europe is doing better than expected. the stock up 1.
Jan 4, 2013 4:00am EST
will be? send us your estimates. e-mail us, tweet us, as well. we'll take a break. still to come, boeing looks set to soar past airbus as the world's top planemaker. can its european rival fight back? we'll have some analysis and report, right after this. >>> if you're just joining us this morning, here are your headlines. investors count down to the u.s. jobs report looking for december payrolls. here in the uk, disappointing services pmi weighs on the pound. >>> looking at the markets and the employment report, other stories we're following today out of the states, the s.e.c. has dropped its case against david sokol and completed its probe of possible insider trading, according to his lawyer. in 20111, warren buffett said sokol violated the company's insider rules when he sold a $3 million profit on shares. they rose by neared a third after berkshire announced it would buy the chemical company. the s.e.c. began investigating him shortly after he resigned from berkshire. >>> the tech sector had a decent end to 2012. global sales are up 2% in december from the me month and year over year
Jan 11, 2013 4:00am EST
. >>> and the problems continue to pile up for boeing's dreamliner after an oil leak and a cracked cockpit window were discovered on two separate flights in japan today. the latest incidents come ahead of a scheduled press conference from the federal aviation administration and the u.s. department of transportation. that's scheduled for 9:30 eastern. the uf of a is expected to announce a review into the aircraft's power systems after several mishaps on tuesday. 787 at boston's logan airport leaked around 40 gallons of fuel on to the tarmac a day after another airplane caught fire in boston. boeing stock? i'm not sure we have it. don't worry about it. the we're looking at the three-month chart on the nikkei. up 25.65% in the last three months. up another 1.6% today. shinzo abe announcing another stimulus bill suggesting the bank of japan should maybe think about adopting an employment target. but that nine-week consecutive bull run is the longest in japan since october to december, way back in 1988. so 1988 is the last time the nikkei was up nine weeks in a row. contrast that with european markets. tod